Question about saves, do they end when you fall unconscious, and why?

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A rule I've been told and always taken for granted is that everything except ongoing damage ends when you fall unconscious. I don't know if that's true or not, and if it's so, why?

If a giant plant is grabbing something to restrain it, and they fall unconscious, why does it just let go? Why does the immobilizing poisons stop coursing through a victim's system the moment they black out?

If this rule is total bunk, feel free to tell me.
Normally, any Effect with a Conditional Duration a PC endure will not go once he fall Unconcious but will carry on until it ends.

For the Ruleset, it appears to be Rules for D&D Miniature. The 2nd Serie was modeled after 4E mainly. This is not D&D the RPG Game. Throw that away fast !

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Nothing in the rules support the idea that conditional duration effects would end automatically when the target falls unconscious. Certainly, many conditions are kind of moot when you're unconscious (slowed, dazed, or blinded, for example) but they will still be there should you regain consciousness before you save against the other conditions.

Nothing in the rules support the idea that conditional duration effects would end automatically when the target falls unconscious.

Slight correction.

Marks end, but they specificly say so.

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Slight recorrection

Marks end immediately when the marker falls unconscious, but marks on the person falling unconscious don't end immediately.  They could very well expire while the markee is unconscious, but for things like the swordmage mark that last until the end of the encounter they would still be active on an unconscious target.
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Any wizard who uses the Sleep spell knows that (save ends) effects do not automatically end on an unconscious creature.
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